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Light welterweight soon up for grabs as Khan, Bradley, Alexander plan exits
By Scott Heritage, Examiner.com, 06 Aug 2011
The light welterweight division is regarded as one of if not the most talent deep weight classes in the sport today, and features fighters some believe will become the next generation of pay per view stars after the retirement of the likes Read Full Story >>>
Larry Merchant speaks on Manny Pacquiao’s return to HBO
By Chris Robinson, Examiner.com, 06 Aug 2011
The breaking news on August 5th was that of HBO landing the rights to air the November 12th pay-per-view bout between WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao and nemesis Juan Manuel Marquez. Pacquiao’s last fight against Shane Mosley was c Read Full Story >>>
Hewlett-Packard donates 2,000 computers for Sarangani public schools
PhilBoxing.com, 06 Aug 2011
ALABEL, Sarangani (August 5, 2011) – Congressman Manny Pacquiao announced before thousands of teachers and education revolutionists Friday (August 5) the Hewlett-Packard (HP) donation of 2,000 computers for public sch Read Full Story >>>
SINGWANGCHA AND LLANOS MAKE WEIGHT FOR SIBONGA BATTLE
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 06 Aug 2011
Cebu City - Marco Singwangcha of the RWS Gym of Cebu weighed in at 116.5 lbs and his opponent Nelson Llanos of Butuan City stepped in at 115.75 lbs during the official weigh-in Saturday morning at the Rex 'Wakee' Salu Read Full Story >>>
COBRA PHILIPPINE DRAGON BOAT TEAM GRABS TWO MORE GOLD MEDALS
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 06 Aug 2011
The gallant Cobra Philippine Dragon Boat team has grabbed two more gold medals at the 10th International Dragon Boat World Championships in Tampa, Florida.
Removed as a recognized National Sports Association by the Philippi Read Full Story >>>
Images from Los Angeles: Wale ‘Lucky Boy’ Omotoso invades the Wild Card
By Chris Robinson, Examiner.com, 06 Aug 2011
Earlier today inside of the Wild Card Boxing Club in Los Angeles, California, Nigerian-born welterweight hopeful Wale ‘Lucky Boy’ Omotoso could be found preparing for his American debut. Omotoso had a rough life on the streets of Lagos but lat Read Full Story >>>
Arum Breaks Down The Pacquiao-Marquez HBO Deal
By Rick Reeno, BoxingScene.com, 06 Aug 2011
BoxingScene.com spoke with Top Rank's CEO, Bob Arum, to get a better idea on why his company selected HBO as the network to distribute the pay-per-view for the upcoming trilogy bout between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez, which takes place on November 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Fo Read Full Story >>>
The NBA lockout looks like a lock
By Nicholai R. Roska, PhilBoxing.com, 06 Aug 2011
LOS ANGELES -- A friend of mine recently walked into a dealership hoping to buy a new car to replace a 1995 Toyota Camry that had served him exceptionally well for about 182,760 odometer miles.
After an elaborate tour a Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao embraced by Coporate America…
ThyBlackMan.com, 06 Aug 2011
(ThyBlackMan.com) It has become increasingly clear that Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao is rapidly becoming a worldwide phenomenon and not just the boxing icon that he has been for a number of years. To demonstrate the value advertisers now place on him Manny Pacquiao recently signed a lucrative deal with c Read Full Story >>>
Hall Call: Forecasting Tomorrow's Inductions Today
By Lyle Fitzsimmons, Los Angeles Times, 06 Aug 2011
Most of the dissension over the past few years has resulted from my insistent -- and many would say misguided -- viewpoint that the unbeaten resume compiled by Sven Ottke during his unbeaten championship years at super middleweight is indeed Canastota worthy.
But I don't take it personally.
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Chavez Jr. Faces Ronald Hearns on Sept. 17 in Mexico
By Rafael Soto, BoxingScene.com, 06 Aug 2011
Culiacan, Sinaloa - On September 17, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will make the first defense of his WBC middleweight championship against contender Ronald Hearns, and the fight will be held at Palenque de Culiacán in Sinaloa and televised by TV Azteca. Chavez Jr. (43-0-1, 30 KOs) and Hearns (26-2-0, 20 K Read Full Story >>>
FLOYD MAYWEATHER: "AS LONG AS DEVON ALEXANDER IS FREE, MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS WANTS HIM"
By Ben Thompson, FightHype.com, 06 Aug 2011
"If he's a free agent, I want to sign him. Floyd Mayweather would love to sign Devon Alexander," stated undefeated pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather, who took time out of his training schedule to speak briefly with FightHype.com. Although Mayweather has been busy working out three times a da Read Full Story >>>
'Spectacular' HBO deal trumps Showtime for Pacquiao
By Lem Satterfield, RingTV.com, 06 Aug 2011
RingTV.com has been apprised of the details of the HBO Pay-Per-View deal that lured Top Rank's Bob Arum and company President Todd duBoef to choose that network over rival Showtime for the third meeting between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez on Nov. 12 in Las Vegas.
Details include HBO's Read Full Story >>>
Rapid Fire Combinations, The latest on Pacquiao – Marquez 3 and much more
By Albert Alvarez, Diamond Boxing, 06 Aug 2011
Pacquiao/Marquez 3- So it looks like this clash is going to be distributed by HBO on November 12. I guess the Showtime money wasn’t as long as anticipated last time out. I for one am glad that HBO will air this long anticipated career ending trilogy..Yeah, I said it! Career ending. I do not mean to Read Full Story >>>
Dodie Boy Jr. faces Thai foe tonight
By Edri Aznar, Sun.Star Cebu, 06 Aug 2011
UNBEATEN DodieBoy Peñalosa is fighting the biggest fight of his young career tonight as he takes on Thai Kong Kiatpracha Gym in an eight -round bout at the Mandaue City Sports Complex in “Laban ng Lahi, Dugong Kampeon.”
Aside from facing his first non-Filipino foe, the 21-year-old former amateu Read Full Story >>>
Matthew Aguilar: Pacquiao - Marquez 3 headlines so-so fall
By Matthew Aguilar, El Paso Times, 06 Aug 2011
When the Manny Pacquiao-Shane Mosley fight is the highlight of the year so far, one can only hope that 2011 gets better for boxing. And while the fall slate of fights is respectable, there's nothing on it that suggests it will allow the year to recover.
Aug. 14, Joseph Agbeko, 28-2 ( Read Full Story >>>
Maquiñana: After Mayweather miss, Berto turns to Conte
By Ryan Maquiñana, CSN Bay Area, 06 Aug 2011
Boxing and college football share a striking similarity in that one loss can derail the course of a year.
Ask Andre Berto, who stepped into the ring in April with Victor Ortiz only to lose his undefeated record, his WBC welterweight championship belt, and above all, a multimillion dollar pay-per- Read Full Story >>>
Hovhannesyan and Cruz fight to cut-shortened draw
By Michael Rosenthal, RingTV.com, 06 Aug 2011
Art Hovhannesyan and Cristobal Cruz fought to a cut-shortened four-round draw in a junior lightweight bout on the Tim Coleman-Vernon Paris card Friday in Santa Ynez, Calif.
The heads of Hovhannesyan and Cruz collided late in the fourth round, causing a bad gash on Cruz’s forehead that prevented Read Full Story >>>
ESPINOSA COMEBACK -- ILL ADVISED
By Hermie Rivera, PhilBoxing.com, 06 Aug 2011
Pacquiao (L) when he was blonde; Espinosa (R) when he was young once. Photo by Emmanuel Rivera.
At age 44, former two-time world champion Luisito Espinosa is lacing gloves again.
An unexpected turn of events for the onc Read Full Story >>>
MARCOS MAIDANA AND ROBERT GUERRERO RECEIVE THE "CLASSIC" TREATMENT TONIGHT
PhilBoxing.com, 06 Aug 2011
MAIDANA-CAYO AND GUERRERO-CASAMAYOR TO BE AIRED ON TELEFUTURA'S "SÓLO BOXEO TECATE"
LOS ANGELES, August 5 - Later this month, two of boxing's brightest young stars, Marcos "El Chino" Maidana and Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero will face off for the WBA Super Lightweight World title on August 27 at H Read Full Story >>>